The 2010 Dodge Nitro is a compact SUV manufactured by Dodge. This compact SUV uses standard, truck-type structure. Jeep Liberty shares the basic design of Dodge Nitro. Featuring SXT and SE trim levels, the next generation Nitro is going to be introduced in the automobile market with a buzz. The earlier trims like R / T and SLT have been discontinued. The cabin of Dodge has enough space for four passengers.
All versions of the 2010 Nitro are working with the help of a 3.7-liter V6 engine for the power of 210-hp and paring to a 4-speed automatic transmission. On the SXT version, an additional more powerful 4.0-liter V6 engine that is optional is churning about 260-hp along with a 5-speed automatic transmission. Purchasing the model with the 4.0 V6 engine also consists of 20-inch alloy wheels and a sport suspension.
All versions are having good fuel economy by employing a standard Interactive Decel Fuel Shut Off of Chrysler to save fuel by closing off the supply of gasoline during deceleration. This car can supports rear wheel drive as well as front wheel drive. The four-wheel-drive system should not be used to run the car on hard surface. For the purpose of off-road use the 4WD also contains a low-range gear. The engine can tow up to 5000 lb.
The safety features in the 2010 Dodge Nitro are traction control, ABS, curtain side airbags, and antiskid system. rear-obstacle detection, Uconnect multimedia suite of Chrysler, a wireless cell-phone link, heated front seats, leather upholstery are the additional features. It is available in the market in $ 21,590 – $ 24,895.